Nose landing gear: This Nose landing gear was presented at AeroIndia 2003 by Mr. Louis Le Portz, Chairman Messier-Dowty to HAL heritage center as a testimony of the long and fruitful co-operation on the Jaguar program between Messier-Dowty and HAL.
HAL (Dornier) 228 Aircraft: Landing gear:
- Retractable tricycle type with two main wheels and one nose wheel
- Main units retract inward in to fuselage fairings.
- Hydraulically steerable nose wheels retract forward
- Dunlop wheels and tyres 25.5 x 8.75 – (650 x 220-10) (10/12 PLY) or 8.5-10 (10 PLY) on main wheels. 6.00-6 (8 PLY) on nose wheels.